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LASG To Develop Facilities For International Sports Competitions

LASG To Develop Facilities For International Sports Competitions

The Lagos State Government on Tuesday said it would develop sports facilities in the state in order to host international competitions. The Chairman of the Lagos State Sports Commission, Dr Kweku Tandoh, stated this in Ikeja at the Ministerial Press Briefing to mark the third anniversary of Governor Akinwunmi Ambode’s administration.  He said the governor […]

Tanzanian Teacher Wins Sahara Group’s ThegreenestLoveofAll Photo Contest

Tanzanian Teacher Wins Sahara Group’s ThegreenestLoveofAll Photo Contest

The winner and first runner up of Sahara Group’s #TheGreenestLoveofAll Instagram-based mobile photo contest have emerged amid fresh commitment by the leading African energy and infrastructure conglomerate to sustain conversations around environmental protection. The winner, Irene Ishengoma, a teacher at St. Anne Marie Academy in Dar-Es-.Salaam, Tanzania submitted a compelling piece about community-led reforestation aptly […]

Winners of Mike Okonkwo Essay Competition Emerge

Winners of Mike Okonkwo Essay Competition Emerge

A student of Zamani College, Kaduna, Miss. Fadilah Saliu-Ahmed has emerged winner of the 13th Mike Okonkwo National Essay Competition for Secondary School Students in the country. Saliu-Ahmed, who maintained the same grade level in the first and second phases of the competition, scored 75 per cent to clinch the first position in the competition […]

12-year-old Wins Spelling Bee After Eight Attempts

12-year-old Wins Spelling Bee After Eight Attempts

  Twelve-year old Ruth Ejims was one lucky girl last Friday.  The JSS2 pupil of Shalom College, Port Harcourt, emerged winner of this year’s The Spelling Bee competition, the Nigerian franchise of Sripps Spelling Bee of Washington DC, after misspelling her championship words about eight times. The battle for the winner dragged from the 11th round, […]